Beat-Club (1965–1981)

TV Series  |   |  Music
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 8.6/10 from 31 users  
Reviews: 4 user

Add a Plot

0Check in

On Disc

at Amazon

Family Entertainment Guide

Check out IMDb's comprehensive Family Entertainment Guide for recommendations for movies and TV series for every age and every viewing platform.

Visit our Family Entertainment Guide

Related News

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 17 images
created 16 May 2014

Related Items

Search for "Beat-Club" on

Connect with IMDb

Share this Rating

Title: Beat-Club (1965–1981)

Beat-Club (1965–1981) on IMDb 8.6/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Beat-Club.

User Polls




2   1   Unknown  
1981   1980   1972   1971   1970   1969   … See all »


Series cast summary:
Uschi Nerke ...
 Herself - Host / ... (105 episodes, 1965-1981)


Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

non fiction | See All (1) »





Official Sites:




Release Date:

25 September 1965 (West Germany)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs


(83 episodes)

Sound Mix:


(episodes 1-49)| (episodes 50-95)

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »

Did You Know?


Featured in Amazing Journey: The Story of The Who (2007) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

many happy memories of late 1980s reruns
4 January 2005 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

I first came across Beat Club when it was re-shown (in compilations presented by sometime host Dave Dee) on UK TV in the small hours of the morning during the late 1980s. As an impressionable teen I was hugely interested in the plethora of artists and songs who were new to me - The Who, The Kinks, Small Faces, Bonzo Dog Band (I'd never seen anything quite *that* weird), Gene Pitney, Tim Rose, The Easybeats, Zager and Evans, Stealer's Wheel, T-Rex, Joe South, Manfred Mann, the Bee Gees (when young and not steeped in disco!), Dave Dee Dozy Beaky Mick 'n' Tich, the Moody Blues (when young and not creaky and MOR), Dave Clark Five, Deep Purple (in the 80s on the comeback trail) and many more.

Its early editions (as Beat Club) and its flashy colour later version (Musik Laden) marked this show out for special reverence. It had weirder camera angles than did Ready Steady Go (which was rerunning on UK TV at prime time in the 80s), it had a far wider range of artists, and many, many acts stole my heart and fed my developing musical taste. I'd love to see it re-run again or be more widely available on video than the few compilations that have been out.

4 of 5 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Beat-Club (1965) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page